CHENOPODIACEAE - Beet Family

A large family of coastal, desert or saline area plants.

Represented in Cyprus by 12 genera and 26 species.

Flowers are generally small and greenish, often concealed within bracteoles.


Table of Genera:
Arthrocnemum
Atriplex
Beta
Chenopodium
Halimione
Halocnemum
Halopeplis
Noaea
Polycnemum
Salicornia
Salsola
Suaeda